More and more businesses are producing information on their social, economic and environmental performance (sustainability information) to respond to user needs and to meet regulatory requirements.
Organisations choose to get assurance on their sustainability information to:
Such assurance might be internal for management use or external, published together with management’s sustainability report, for other stakeholders.
In Sustainability Assurance: Your choice we highlight key issues around the assurance of sustainability information using a series of questions and answers. The questions cover report users, what an assurance service is, what it should achieve, and what other services could help enhance your business sustainability.
This page is part of ICAEW’s online assurance resource, which replaces the Assurance Sourcebook.